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The authorities imposed an indefinite curfew in Indian Kashmir on Sunday before a separatist rally, the latest in a series of protests against Indian rule in the disputed Himalayan region.
SRINAGAR, India (Reuters) - Police in Indian Kashmir's main city fired teargas and water canons on Saturday to disperse thousands of demonstrators protesting the alleged killing of a shopkeeper by security forces Authorities said six policemen were injured in a clash.
By Palash Kumar SRINAGAR, India (Reuters) - Indian Prime Minister Manmohan Singh was to end his two-day peace roundtable in Kashmir on Thursday, a day after appealing to militants to come home and telling his own troops to be more humane.
By Palash Kumar SRINAGAR, India (Reuters) - Indian Prime Minister Manmohan Singh appealed on Wednesday to Kashmiri militants in Pakistan to "come home," at the same time telling his troops to be more humane as he pressed forward with peace talks.
By Sheikh Mushtaq SRINAGAR, India (Reuters) - Police in Indian Kashmir fired tear gas on Friday to disperse hundreds of Muslims protesting the killing of four boys, on the eve of a meeting called by the Indian prime minister to discuss peace moves.
NEW DELHI (Reuters) - Indian Prime Minister Manmohan Singh said on Wednesday the issue of Kashmir was vital to better relations with nuclear rival Pakistan.
NEW DELHI (Reuters) - Separatists in Indian Kashmir have urged India and Pakistan to speed up peace moves to resolve a long-running dispute over the Himalayan region, days after summit talks between the neighbors ended in a stalemate.
By Simon Denyer NEW DELHI (Reuters) - The leaders of India and Pakistan meet in New York on Wednesday to push forward a peace process which is beginning to offer a realistic chance of a lasting rapprochement between the long-time foes.
By Palash Kumar NEW DELHI (Reuters) - Kashmir's main political separatist alliance headed into peace talks with the Indian prime minister on Monday, seeking trust and an easing of harsh military controls in the long-troubled region.
NEW DELHI (Reuters) - Indian Prime Minister Manmohan Singh on Wednesday invited Kashmir's main political separatist alliance for peace talks, aiming to resume a dialogue stalled for a year.
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